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  • Beginning Birdwatcher's Book

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $6.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486410593
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: June 2000
  • Illustrating Nature: How to Paint and Draw Plants and Animals

    By Dorothea Barlowe

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486299211
    • Publisher: Dover Publications
    • Published: July 1997
    The thrill of recapturing scenes from nature can translate into a rewarding career or an invigorating pastime. Both professionals and hobbyists will benefit from this expert, step-by-step guide, which shows how to draw every aspect of nature, from lush swampland vegetation to shy forest dwellers and even prehistoric creatures. You'll find expert discussions of a variety of media--pencil, watercolors, oils, acrylics, scratch board, and pen-and-ink--along with practical advice on how to choose the best method of portraying a particular subject, especially for book or magazine illustration. The authors also consider the difficulties of combining artistic effect with scientific accuracy in rendering color, texture, and form. Helpful individual demonstration projects carefully guide the reader toward mastery of specific techniques. Enhanced with over 400 illustrations and a wealth of tips and suggestions for improving style and presentation, this book is a rich and engaging resource for amateurs and professionals alike.
  • Learning About Monkeys and Apes

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486400181
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: January 1998
    This entertaining word-and-picture book introduces you to the family of animals closest to human beings on the tree of evolution. In it, you'll meet a gorilla, ring-tailed lemur, gibbon, chimpanzee, orangutan, and seven other fascinating creatures.Each page tells you about the physical characteristics, habits, and other facts about one of the animals. There's also space for a sticker illustration. As you read, place the sticker illustration of each animal--12 in all--on the proper page. Learning About Monkeys and Apes is perfect for use at home or in school, because it makes learning fun.
  • Learning About Rocks

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486412917
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: December 2000
  • Learning About Sea Animals

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486401225
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: January 1998
    What sea animal looks like an armored chess piece? Which creature of the deep moves around by using sucker plates on the underside of its arms? You'll find the answers to these and many more questions in this fascinating little activity book.Included are twelve realistic sticker images of the seahorse, starfish, oyster, moon jellyfish, squid, horseshoe crab, and six other marine animals. There is also an easy-to-read page describing the appearance and habits of each sea animal. As you read or listen, place each sticker on the proper page. Learning about deep-sea life will be fun at home or in school with the help of this interesting little book. Original Dover (1998) publication.
  • Learning About Whales

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486297873
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: July 1997
  • Realistic Turtles Stickers

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486407401
    • Publisher: Dover Pubns
    • Published: May 1999
    Turtles are among nature's most fascinating creatures. The reptile that "carries its house on its back" has adapted to a wide range of habitats. In 16 skillfully rendered stickers, nature artist Sy Barlowe demonstrates the remarkable variety of turtle species. Included are accurate depictions of painted, snapping, hawksbill and loggerhead turtles, a red-eared slider, a matamata turtle, a green sea turtle, a desert tortoise, and eight others. Ideal for illustrating homework assignments or for adding special interest to almost any flat surface, these intriguing peel-and-apply images will be prized by sticker fans and nature lovers alike.
  • Reptiles Stickers (Dover Little Activity Books)

    By Sy Barlowe

    Our Price: $1.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780486405001
    • Publisher: Dover Publications
    • Published: December 1998
    Ranging from the mild-mannered box turtle to the ferocious Komodo dragon, this exciting sticker collection features 17 fascinating members of the reptile kingdom. You'll meet a frilled lizard sporting its wide collar; a Galapagos tortoise, one of the oldest of land animals; as well as a horned toad, an alligator, an iguana, a Tokay gecko, a Gila monster, and other cold-blooded animals.Peel and apply these realistic stickers to illustrate classroom assignments and to decorate notebooks, lunch boxes, and other personal items. Reptiles Stickers provides a detailed, close-up look at some of nature's most intriguing creatures. Identifying captions included.

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